A3 – Search Engine

In assignment 3 you shall implement a basic search engine for Wikipedia articles. It shall be implemented as a web application using a RESTful web service, in any programming language you like. You can work alone or in group of two students. You shall present your application and code at an oral examination.

Grade Requirements
E
  • Implement a basic search engine that index all pages in the Wikipedia data set
  • Search queries shall only contain single words
  • Results shall be ranked using the word frequencey metric
  • Implement the search engine as a web application using a RESTful web service
  • The user shall input the search queries in a web client, and display the search results returned from the server
  • Display the top 5 search results with page and rank score
C-D
  • It shall be possible to use search queries of more than one word
  • Results shall be ranked using:
    score = word_frequency + 0.8 * document_location
  • Display the top 5 search results with page and rank score
A-B
  • Implement the PageRank algorithm and use it to rank the search results
  • Run the algorithm for 20 iterations
  • Results shall be ranked using:
    score = word_frequency + 0.8 * document_location + 0.5 * pagerank
  • Display the top 5 search results with page and rank score

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